John J. Kelly
Major, United States Army
OFFICER FOUND DEAD OF BULLET WOUND ON STATEN ISLAND
18 October 1964
Major John J. Kelly, Chief of the Training Divisionof II Army Corps, was found dead of a gunshot wound in the head here yesterday at Miller Field, New Dorp, Staten Island.
Army authorities said a .38 caliber pistol was lying near his right hand. The Army and Federal Bureau of Investigation began inquiries.
Major Kelly, the 45-year-olf, father of four
childrem, lived at Miller Field, an Army Base. He was stationed at Fort
Wadsworth, about five miles away, where II Corps has headquarters.